The Kansas City Chiefs face league rivals for Monday night football

1 year 11 months 3 weeks ago Monday, October 01 2018 Oct 1, 2018 Monday, October 01, 2018 5:54:00 PM CDT October 01, 2018 in Sports
By: Madline Boccardi, KOMU-8 Sports Digital Producer

DENVER- The Kansas City Chiefs face division rivals the Denver Broncos tonight for Monday Night Football.

The Chiefs are looking to go 4-0 and take a big lead in the AFC West division. The Broncos are looking to go 3-1 which would move them ahead of the Chiefs in the division.  

Patrick Mahomes has been the glue of the offense for the Chiefs starting the season out outstanding. Mahomes leads the NFL in touchdown passes and rates. He has 13 touchdowns this season and has an average completion rate of 66.7 percent.

The Broncos are looking to take advantage of a poor Chief’s defense this season. The Chief’s defense has given up a touchdown or field goal on 48.4 percent of opponents drives this season according to cbssports.com.

The Broncos are currently fourth in the league for rushing yards while the Chief’s defense on the run game is third-worst in the NFL.

Kickoff is at 7:15 tonight at Broncos Stadium at Mile High.

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